Russian Men's Championship Final: Karjakin, Jakovenko, Svidler, Morozevich...

Время публикации: 28.11.2014 03:38 | Последнее обновление: 07.04.2015 16:02
28.11.14 - 07.12.14
Kazan, Russia
Participants Regulations Schedule
Sergey Karjakin
Dmitry Jakovenko
Peter Svidler
Nikita Vitiugov
Alexander Morozevich
Ian Nepomniachtchi
Igor Lysyj
Denis Khismatullin
Boris Grachev
Vadim Zvjaginsev


Average Elo: 2712
Round-robin, 9 rounds
Time control:
(90'/40+30') + 30'' per move
In case of a tie: 1) Sonneborn-Berger score; 2) Number of won games; 3) A result between the tied players; 4) Koya system.

Draw offer is not allowed till move 40.
Playing days:
Nov 28 - Dec 02,
Dec 04 - Dec 07

Free day: Dec 01

The rounds begin at 12:00 GMT (last round at 10:00).
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In case two players are tied for the 1st place, 2 games 15' + 10'' will be played. If the score is 1-1 then the armageddon game will be played (5' for Black / 4' for White, + 3'' per move starting from move 61). If the armageddon is drawn, Black is declared the winner.
In case 3 or more players are tied for the 1st place, the round-robin tournament (time control 15' + 10'') will be played. If, as a result, two players are still tied, then the armageddon game is played. If, as a result, more then 2 players are still tied, the blitz round-robin tournament (time control 5' + 2'') will be played, with the armageddon game followed if necessary.
The extra competitions shall be started 1 hour after the finish of the last game between the contenders.